>> 30 years in the federal penitentiary. >> we asked for a life sentence he got 30 years. it was an effective life sentence. >> bill: the fbi, are they ones in charge of investigating these things? >> bill, any federal law enforcement agency has the jurisdiction to investigate this. >> bill: any one? d.e.a.? alcohol, tobacco and firearms if they get the tip? >> any of them can bring it to the department of justice. >> bill: do we have, active undercover people in bangkok, acapulco, do we have people working these things? >> i can't speak to undercover operations. what i can say is as far as back as 196, the federal law enforcement agencies, the federal government have dedicated people, individuals, task force teams to rooting out this problem. >> bill: okay, so we may indeed have people watching these places to see if there are americans there. because i did a series of reports when i was a younger reporter in bangkok. it's wide open. >> there correct.